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Gallionella Ferruginea: An Iron-Oxidizing and Stalk-Forming Groundwater Bacterium

  1. Karsten Pedersen,
  2. Lotta Hallbeck

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env021

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Pedersen, K. and Hallbeck, L. 2003. Gallionella Ferruginea: An Iron-Oxidizing and Stalk-Forming Groundwater Bacterium. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • History and Taxonomic Comments

  • Enrichment, Isolation, and Cultivation Procedures

  • Descriptive Characters

  • Ecology

Keywords:

  • gallionella ferruginea;
  • iron oxidation;
  • stalk-forming bacteria;
  • subsurface microbiology